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Amazon rainforest tribe makes contact with outside world

Video shows loincloth-wearing men from Panoan linguistic group accepting bunches of bananas from a group from a local village. Isolated native people wearing...

Environmental Justice, Indigenous Peoples and Urban Marginals in Peru 2013)

The Native People of the Jungle - Iquitos Tours

There are 72 ethnic groups or indigenous communities in Peru. Sixty-five of them live in the Amazonian jungle. The majority were converted to Christianity by...

Massacre of Indigenous People in Peru

In Portland Oregon, a Peruvian exchange student who lost family and community members in a massacre of indigenous protesters resisting implementation of the ...

WWF- Indigenous People in Peru

Indigenous People in Peru welcoming WWF staff.

Indigenous groups fight Illegal logging in Peru

In Peru, officials estimate that nearly 80 percent of the country's timber exports are harvested illegally. Often this takes place on the lands of local popu...

Peru's Efforts to Protect Indigenous People

The United Nations says Peru will be Latin America's second-fastest growing economy this year. But some companies say a law meant to protect the country's in...

Solidarity with Indigenous people of Peru - Melbourne 11 June 2009

Extracts from speeches at rally held at the old GPO building in Melbourne, Australia, on 11 June 2009 to show solidarity with the Indigenous people of Peru f...

UFO rapture Pucallpa Peru 2014 indigenous people disappeared

There are reports of indigenous people that have disappeared in the region of Pucallpa Peru.

Uncontacted Amazon Tribe: First ever aerial footage

http://www.uncontactedtribes.org - For the first time, extraordinary aerial footage of one of the world's last uncontacted tribes has been released. Survival...

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32 news items

teleSUR English
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:45:00 -0800

With the upcoming United Nations Climate Change Conference taking place in Peru in two weeks, particular attention is being paid to the dire situation of indigenous peoples in Peru. There will also be a parallel conference called the People's Summit ...
Andina - Agencia Peruana de Noticias
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 15:52:30 -0700

Lima, Oct. 18. Over 40 representatives of the Regional Indigenous Peoples Organization of the East (ORPIO) and the Confederation of Amazonian Nationalities of Peru (CONAP) gathered in the city of Iquitos, Loreto region to get information and prepare ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 06:39:10 -0700

Or that of the more than 60 indigenous peoples in Peru, the Matsigenkas are actually one of the most well-known, most researched, most written about. Indeed, Snell's mother, Betty, wrote a paper on Matsigenka grammar published in 1963, the New ...

Upside Down World

Upside Down World
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:45:00 -0700

Matsigenka-Nanti woman and child along the River Camisea, Peru. Photo by Javier Plans are afoot to abolish a reserve for vulnerable indigenous peoples in Peru's Amazon in order to exploit massive gas deposits and facilitate Christian evangelization, ...
Indian Country Today Media Network
Fri, 20 Dec 2013 10:56:15 -0800

“Throughout the years, Indigenous Peoples in Peru have suffered the devastating consequences of extractive projects in their territories, a history that has resulted in a deterioration in relations between Indigenous Peoples and the state,” James Anaya ...
Indian Country Today Media Network.com
Mon, 20 Jun 2011 10:09:04 -0700

Recent protests by indigenous communities over mining in the Andean highlands and a hydroelectric dam in the Peruvian Amazon, as well as mixed reactions to a new forestry law, are a sign of difficulties Peru's new president will face upon taking office ...
Inter Press Service
Fri, 28 May 2010 06:41:40 -0700

LIMA, May 28 2010 (IPS) - Indigenous peoples in Peru finally have a law that obliges the state to consult them about any project or provision that affects their territory or communities. But it will be difficult to implement, as the body charged with ...
Mon, 26 Mar 2012 07:21:25 -0700

Curuinsi and FECONACO are just two in a long list of the ways that indigenous peoples in Peru have fought to reclaim their heritage against the vast forces of Western—style development. Yet the dominant view among Peruvian city-dwellers is that ...

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